Tifton Gazette


April 26, 2014

Mary "Evelyn" Crane Johnson

GRIFFIN — Mary "Evelyn" Crane Johnson, 80, of Griffin died Friday, April 25, 2014, at Brightmoor Hospice in Griffin. A graveside funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Omega Cemetery. The Rev. Dave Semones will officiate with burial to follow. The family will receive friends from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday at Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals.

Mrs. Johnson was born on Aug. 31, 1933 in Banks County and was the daughter of Ollie Crane and Della Wilson Crane, both deceased.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Ralph Johnson, who died in 2001. She enjoyed helping others and served at the soup kitchen and food bank.

Mrs. Johnson is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Steve and Celia Johnson of Douglasville; a daughter and son-in-law, Beth and Mike Wilson of Perry; two sisters-in-law, Helen White of Chula and Geraldine Johnson White of Omega; many grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

Condolences may be sent to the family at the online guest registry at www.bowen-donaldson.com.

Services for the Johnson family are under the care and direction of Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals.

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